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SGT John Williamson
Birth: 1839
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1862
White Oak Swamp
Henrico County
Virginia, USA

On June 30, 1862 as the Seven Days Battles were grinding to a conclusion on Virginia's Pennisula, Pennsylvania troops got involved in a heated fight with Confederate troops at Glendale. Williamson was killed, and his body was never recovered. The young sergeant, who had always signed his letters home "your affectionate husband till death," had kept his word, but far to soon.

Williamson, John
{Service} {Co} K 81{st} I{nf} Card #E-1199
Enrolled 9-24.{18}61 at Eckley Pa
Mustered In 10-15-[18} 61 as Sgt at Eckley PA
Mustered Out
Age at enrollment: 22 Complexion Fair
Height 5' 9 1/2" Eyes: Blue
Hair: Brown Occupation: Laborer
Residence: Luzerne Co PA {Born} Luzerne Co PA
Remarks: Not accounted for. {Bates} 
Note: Either buried here in Unknown grave or on battlefield
Glendale National Cemetery
Henrico County
Virginia, USA
Created by: JFJN
Record added: Sep 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58091506
SGT John Williamson
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SGT John Williamson
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